Ricasoli, Baron (18061880)

Ricasoli, Baron, Italian statesman, born at Florence; devoted to the cultivation of the vine, the olive, and the mulberry; was drawn into political life in 1847 in the interest of Italian unity, succeeded Cavour as Prime Minister, but retired from political life in 1866; his “Letters and Papers,” in 5 vols., were published posthumously (18061880).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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